We found 68 resources with the concept expository essays
Writing About Informational Text: Everybody Can Bike
4th CCSS: Designed
A three-part assessment challenges scholars to read informational texts in order to complete three tasks. Following a brief reading, class members take part in grand conversations, complete charts, and work in small groups to research...
Bloom's Literature: How to Write about Nineteen Eighty Four
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A good prompt is hard to find, especially ones that encourage application, analysis, synthesis, and evaluation of a text. Help is here in the form of a prompt list for George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty Four that offers essay topics that...
Student Copy of Gatsby and the Jazz Age: American Dream or Nightmare:
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
F. Scott Fitzgerald's intent in The Great Gatsby, was "to state the American dream as dramatically, as passionately, as possible – and at the same time, to hold it up to moral judgment, to see what lies and terrors lay beneath its garlands and banners and ‘good times’.” The materials in this collection are designed to encourage readers of The Great Gatsby to explore and demonstrate their understanding of the many layers of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic American novel.
Writing About Literature: Exploring Themes About Conformity
7th CCSS: Designed
Feeling the pressure to confirm is something any adolescent can relate to. Explore an essential theme with a response to literature assessment that prompts learners to identify main ideas with evidence and supporting details.
Lord of the Flies: The End of Innocence
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Boys become beasts in William Golding's Lord of the Flies. Explore their progressive transition with a collection of materials for a novel unit, including a presentation with background information, lessons on literary elements from the book, and reading assessments.
Explain Yourself: An Expository Writing Unit for High School
9th - 10th
Introduce expository writing with a unit that asks writers to craft an essay to explain a belief, value, or priority that is important to them. Mini-lessons within the unit focus on crafting thesis statements and conclusions, selecting...
Writing: 6th Grade ELA Common Core
6th CCSS: Adaptable
Narrative, expository, and persuasive writing; all of it's covered in a collection designed to support sixth grade writing skills. Here you'll find units, lesson plans, activities, worksheets, printables, videos, and apps. Check the notes section of each resource to discover which standards are addressed.
W.9-10.2 Expository Writing: 9-10th Grade ELA Common Core
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Expository writing aims to explain, describe, define, instruct and/or inform. Here are some resources that will inspire your writers, encourage them to think critically, and help them formulate their own ideas. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards addressed.
Writing: 9-10th Grade ELA Common Core
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Resources designed to address argumentative, information, and narrative writing Common Core standards can be found in this collection. Materials that address writing production, distribution, and research are also included. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards addressed by the resource.
W.11-12.2 Expository Writing: 11-12th Grade ELA Common Core
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The common core standard W.11-12.2 is the focus of a collection that includes lesson plans, unit plans, worksheets, and webpages designed to help your writers craft informative/explanatory essays that clearly and accurately express their ideas.
W.7.2 - Expository Writing: 7th Grade ELA Common Core
7th CCSS: Adaptable
Tell it like it is with a collection filled with resources that focus on expository writing skills. Seventh graders work on comparing and contrasting texts, analyzing current events, and structuring their essays in clear and understandable way.
New Year’s Resolution Classroom Activity
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Create a sense of accountability among scholars with a lesson that focuses on making and keeping New Year's resolutions. Writers compose a five paragraph essay focused on three resolutions—promises to self improvement, to their family,...
W.8.2 - Expository Writing: 8th Grade ELA Common Core
8th CCSS: Adaptable
Help your students explain, inform, and examine with these resources tied to the W.8.2 expository writing standard. I've put four resources at the end of the collection that are interdisciplinary in nature, a few having to do with science and a few with social studies. The writing standards span all of the disciplines, and you may want to partner up with a social studies or science teacher to bring to collaborate on bringing these lessons to life.
EngageNY Grade 9 ELA: Module 1, Unit 2
9th CCSS: Adaptable
Through a close reading of excerpts from fiction (Black Swan Green) and nonfiction (Letters to a Young Poet), class members analyze how authors use specific words and figurative language to develop their central ideas. All 11 lessons in the unit are designed to address Common Core standards.
Smart Solutions: 3rd Grade ELA Unit
3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Offer scholar's differentiated instruction with a collection of three Houghton Mifflin English language arts units—challenge, extra support, and English language development. The Smart Solutions themed units offer detailed lessons, activities, worksheets, handouts, and printables.